This MODIS true-color image, acquired March 29, 2002, depicts the Barents Sea (left), the island of Novaya Zemlya, Northern Russia (center), and the Kara Sea (right). The Barents Sea, Novaya Zemlya, and the Kara Sea are all in the Arctic Circle and are still clutched in the icy grip of winter. Sensor: Terra/MODIS. Data Start Date: 3/29/02. Data End Date: 3/29/02.